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[movies]21st Century Conservation
"21st Century Conservation shows young adults how their commitment to recycling and other conservation activities helps save natural resources, energy and landfill space and prevent pollution... Throughout the film, viewers are treated to California beauty shots intended to place the message in its proper perspective." -- description from box.
Keywords: vhs; conservation
Downloads: 84
[movies]Mustard Sowing For Erosion Control - Department of Agriculture. Federal Extension Service
Forest fires ravage wooded slopes in Southern California. Water (melting snow and rain) rushes down the slopes, unchecked by plant life, washing away top soil and flooding fields in the valleys. CCC units sow mustard seed in the denuded areas by hand and by airplane. The mustard plants grow quickly, thus furnishing adequate vegetation to check erosion until the native plants can reestablish themselves.National Archives Identifier: 7416Local Identifier: 33.549Creator(s): Department of Agriculture...
Keywords: California; Motion pictures; Soil conservation
Downloads: 13
[movies]Green Plans & The Netherlands NEPP
Introduction to a documentary by Seattle Public Television and the Resource Renewal Institute.
Keywords: vhs; Netherlands; conservation
Downloads: 58
[movies]San Pablo Baylands - Christopher Beaver & Judy Irving
"The film documents the rejuvenation of thousands of acres of wetlands, even as it exposes creeping urbanization that threatens to destroy the fragile wetland mosaic." -- description from box.
Keywords: vhs; wetlands conservation; pacific flyway
Downloads: 48
[movies]Wildlife Conservation Society: Sea And Sky Project - Science Interchange and David Donnenfield Productions
Lecture by Dr. Claudio Compagna on the Wildlife Conservation Society Sea and Sky Project. Hosted by Jerry Kay.
Keywords: vhs; wildlife; conservation; patagonian sea
Downloads: 38
[movies]A Forest Playground 1936 - Department of the Interior. Division of Motion Pictures.
This film is on Maryland's Patapsco Forest State Park. The footage shows the park's forests and streams and a close-up of Avalon Dam on the Patapsco River. Scenes show Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) men as they worked on the park's roads with picks and shovels, cleared the banks and drained swampy areas, laid out trails, drilled and broke rock, and slept in outdoor quarters. The footage includes a panoramic view of Baltimore, Maryland.National Archives Identifier: 11665Local Identifier: 48.34...
Keywords: Baltimore (Md.); Civilian Conservation Corps. (1937 - 07/01/1939); Patapsco Valley State Park (Md.)
Downloads: 19
[movies]Maurice Hornocker On The Siberian Tiger
Wildlife Conservation Society video of a lecture and discussion concerning large carnivores and saving the endangered Siberian tiger.
Keywords: vhs; siberian tiger; conservation; endangered species
Downloads: 65
[movies]Forest And Men - Department of Agriculture. Federal Extension Service
Recruits selected to work under the Emergency Conservation Work (ECW) program arrive at Fort Washington, Virginia, and are then transported to ECW camps in various forest areas. The ECW members cut fire lanes, clear snag, erect telephone lines, thin timber areas, clear camping grounds, build fences around grazing lands, and combat erosion by building dams in gullies, terracing farm land, planting seedling trees, and filling gullies with brush...
Keywords: Forests and forestry; Military bases; Motion pictures; Roosevelt; Franklin D. (Franklin Delano); 1882-1945; Soil conservation; Civilians
[movies]Hold That Silt 33.627 - Department of Agriculture. Federal Extension Service
CCC units deter soil erosion in the Los Padres National Forest and build check dams above the Santa Barbara, Calif., reservoir. Reel 1 shows forest scenery, panoramic views of the city, mission buildings, a water filtration plant, and the city's reservoir. A fire rages through the forest in 1933. Rain water washes silt from the denuded slopes into the reservoir. CCC members sow mustard grass on the slopes...
Keywords: Dams; Forest fires; Motion pictures; National parks and reserves; Santa Barbara (Calif.); Soil conservation; Water-supply; Living New Deal
Downloads: 16
[movies]We Can Take It CCC - Department of Agriculture. Federal Extension Service
Civilian Conservation Corps members work in the national forests of California. Reel 1, a camp site is selected and tents are erected. CCC units fell snag, clear brush along fire lines, erect telephone lines, build a forest bridge, terrace denuded slopes, and construct check dams to control erosion. Reel 2, Ponderosa Way, a huge fire lane in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, is cleared. Heavy equipment is used to construct a truck trail up Mt...
Keywords: Civilians; Forest fires; Forests and forestry; Motion pictures; Mountains; National parks and reserves; Soil conservation; Living New Deal
Downloads: 20
[movies]A Forest Playground - Department of the Interior. Division of Motion Pictures
This film is on Maryland's Patapsco Forest State Park. The footage shows the park's forests and streams and a close-up of Avalon Dam on the Patapsco River. Scenes show Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) men as they worked on the park's roads with picks and shovels, cleared the banks and drained swampy areas, laid out trails, drilled and broke rock, and slept in outdoor quarters. The footage includes a panoramic view of Baltimore, Maryland.National Archives Identifier: 11665Local Identifier: 48.34...
Keywords: Baltimore (Md.); Civilian Conservation Corps. (1937 - 07/01/1939); Patapsco Valley State Park (Md.); Living New Deal
Downloads: 31
[movies]Human Crop 1936 - Department of the Interior. Division of Motion Pictures
Farm scenes show cattle in a field, farm machinery, and men stacking hay. Various recreational areas for underprivileged children are located on a map. Children play in slum areas. CCC men do construction work in Chopwamsic Recreational Demonstration Area. City children file out of schools, board busses, debus at Chopwamsic, and hike, swim, and play. Includes brief flashes of the Lincoln Memorial and Reflecting Pool in Washington, D.C.National Archives Identifier: 11714Local Identifier: 48.83Cre...
Keywords: Architecture; Children; Civilian Conservation Corps. (1937 - 07/01/1939); Farms; Lincoln Memorial (Washington; D.C.); Motion pictures; National parks and reserves
Downloads: 22
[movies]Work Pays America - Federal Works Agency. Work Projects Administration
On Works Progress Administration (WPA) public works. Reel 1, highways and streets are graded and paved. A concrete bed is laid for an Atlantic City reservoir. Shows airports at Newark, Cleveland, Detroit, Chicago, and Philadelphia under construction. Buildings are razed in slum clearance projects. A sewerage project is completed. Reel 2, traffic control studies are made. Auto drivers are given fitness tests...
Keywords: Airports; Architecture; Atlantic City (N.J.); Chicago (Ill.); Cleveland (Ohio); Department of Defense. Department of the Army. U.S. Military Academy. (09/18/1947 - ); Detroit Metro Airport; Droughts; Floods; Highway construction; Hopkins Harry L. (Harry Lloyd) 1890-1946; Military bases; Motion pictures; Mural painting and decoration; Newark Airport; Nursery schools; Pittsburgh (Pa.); Sewage; Slums; Soil conservation; Springfield (Ill.); Theater; Living New Deal
Downloads: 18
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